CMU GEAR UP in the News


Director Awarded
GEAR UP director, Mary Henley, awarded staff excellences award​​​​​​​​​​​​ for her great unmatched character in the workplace.
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CMU Awarded
CMU named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor for 7th consecutive year

GEAR UP Director offers Roommate Advice
I love college, but ha​​te my roommates! 5 ways first-year students can aviod a roommate crisis

Setting Pathways for Success! GEAR UP Scholar Follow "Path" to Doctoral Studies

Article about GEAR UP Scholar Donnesha Blake, CMU Gr
aduate from Flint, MI. It features her involvement in GEAR UP and how it helped her in th​e pursuit of a college education.

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CMU GEAR UP Partcipates in LipDub

MI GEAR UP student mentors and volunteers participate amongst other university organization in CMU LipDub

Lipdub Video


GEAR UP Students Experience College Life at CMU
Article from CM-Life on the impact of GEARUP on students during the summer program

GEARUP article in CM-Life

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GEAR UP Pre-College Conference
Article and video featuring CMU students giving back to their community through mentoring. The program was sponsored by the Michigan Campus Compact Access initiative.

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GEAR UP and You Day 2012
Video featuring Flint and Harrison students participating in the annual GEAR UP and You Day program which consisted of brunch, workshops, and a football game.

GEAR UP Summer Adventure 2012 Student Blogs
See what GEAR UP Students 
said  about the six week GEAR UP Summer Adventure program. Each student blogged about their summer.
GEAR UP Summer Adventure Video